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Fashion designer Pierre Hardy has recovered six infringing domains in a World Intellectual Property Organisation Arbitration and Mediation Centre dispute
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YouTube value gap persists, says IFPI21 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Licensed on-demand streaming continues to grow in popularity as record companies promote digital services, but the so-called YouTube value gap persists
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Wolf Greenfield boosts trademark practice14 September 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon NBA tattoos not fair use, says Solid Oak Sketches14 September 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon Virgin reclaims bathroom domains14 September 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon Kroger and Lidl drop home brands lawsuit13 September 2017 | Virginia | Reporter: Barney Dixon Kodi hit by trademark trolls12 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon Monkey selfie case settled12 September 2017 | San Francisco | Reporter: Barney Dixon BBC Worldwide partners with Incopro11 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon YouTube not required to reveal IPs11 September 2017 | Frankfurt | Reporter: Barney Dixon Game of Thrones season seven hits a billion illegal downloads08 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon YouTube-MP3 shuts down08 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon Unitary IP rights should continue post-Brexit, says EU07 September 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon Facebook a counterfeiter’s haven, finds IPO07 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon Default judgement could cost Sci-Hub $4.8 million07 September 2017 | Virginia | Reporter: Barney Dixon YouTube-MP3 to settle copyright lawsuit06 September 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon Brandsight adds senior leaders06 September 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon Music creators stuck in safe harbour trap, says musicFIRST05 September 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon Ice Miller hires trademark duo05 September 2017 | Chicago | Reporter: Barney Dixon Wikipedia closes book on infringing domains04 September 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon Google recovers 10youtube.com01 September | Minneapolis | Reporter: Barney Dixon Illicit IPTV boxes are big challenge, says FACT01 September 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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